The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 174 180
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 1 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 9
Median salary £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +6.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3914 3388 3502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.17% 97.75% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3314 2874 2858
Median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Risk Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Manchester.

Salary trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) CRISC
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) IISP
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS